Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan dies at 46

The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan has died in London aged 46, her publicist has confirmed.

"Irish and international singer Dolores O'Riordan has died suddenly in London today. She was 46 years old," a statement from her publicist reads.

"The lead singer with the Irish band The Cranberries was in London for a short recording session. No further details are available at this time.

"Family members are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time."

The Irish musician lead the band to international stardom in the 1990s with hit singles like 'Linger' and 'Zombie'.

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